Full Day Tour to Bastei Bridge and Boat Ride
Duration: 11 hours Super Easy
Why we love this tour
You'll explore the Bastei Bridge and take a boat ride through the Kamenice Gorges!
- Bastei bridge and Neurathen keep ruins
- Scenic views to the Elbe canyon
- Gorges of Kamenice dinghy ride
- A local guide for the whole day
- Unique sandstone formations
- VIP á la carte lunch
Join an easy hike through the national parks of Bohemian and Saxon Switzerland that includes two fantastic locations! It is a day trip suited for anyone who wants to have a relaxing day.
After our guide picks you up from your hotel and takes you out of Prague, you will take a journey through Czechia's countryside. Relax and take in the sights of Northern Bohemia's historic region. Along the 2-hour trip to the Saxon-Bohemian Switzerland national park, our local guide will point show you various intriguing locations, such as castle ruins and canyons.
The iconic stone bridge "Bastei" in Germany will be your first visit. Sandstone towers and the ruins of Neurathen castle will take you back to this medieval town's golden heyday. We'll take you on a tour of the park, showing you all of the different vistas and pointing out the greatest photo opportunities. The river Elbe canyon (Europe's deepest!) and various table mountains may be seen below. You'll have plenty of time to take in the splendor of this location with your own eyes. The Bastei bridge is widely accessible, and everyone can take in the breathtaking views.
Then you will have a lunch at a traditional Czech restaurant with a pleasant environment as a reward for completing the first half of your tour. You'll have á la carte menu, which is the best option, and we recommend that you taste some local beers as well (included). Vegan and vegetarian choices are available.
We will take you to the "Gorges of Kamenice River" for the second half of the day, where you will enjoy a 20-minute dinghy trip through a sandstone canyon carved over 100 million years ago. Your guide will lead you through magical corridors and past strange rock formations and stone pillars. A scenery that looks like it belongs to a fairy tale. During your trek through the gorges, keep an eye out for native birds like kingfishers and attempt to see a trout or maybe a salmon.
Enjoy your trip to 2 countries in one day in an easy-going style!
Need to know before you go
Please bring your passport!
The tour is available daily from April 15th to October 30th.
Group tours hold up to 8 people.
- The final pickup time will be confirmed to you the day before your trip.
- Easy to do. Great for families and kids.
- The total distance of walking is 7 km.
- We carry on the trip during most (safe) weather and rain conditions.
- Please note your passport is required for the tour.
Your booking will become valid after we receive your payment and send you a confirmation voucher.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the tour starts.
Pickup at your accommodation
We will contact you after booking confirmation
Provided byNorthern Hikes
Reviews for this provider
14 Jul 2022
Really great review. Very punctual and friendly guide, had lots with him and learned a lot. Great team spirit with other participants. The tour was indeed quite demanding but extremely rewarding with beautiful views. Lunch was delicious. Everything was as described.
Highlights of the Famous Bohemian and Saxon Switzerland National Parks
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